Nestled on the edge of the Mossman Gorge in the Daintree Rainforest, Silky Oaks Lodge is the Daintree's ultimate resort where this rare wilderness can be enjoyed in elegance and ease. The Lodge itself overlooks the Mossman River and is a perfect base to explore the Tropical North Queensland region. With Port Douglas only 20 minutes away, the morning drop off and afternoon pick-ups provide opportunities to explore the many boutiques, restaurants and shops of this coastal town. Guest can cruise along the Daintree River and visit the Great Barrier Reef or Cape Tribulation. It's all within easy reach of Silky Oaks.
At Silky Oaks Lodge guests are accommodated in boutique timber Treehouses. Set beside the rainforest and surrounded by lush natural gardens each has been carefully designed to offer privacy and maximum comfort. The Treehouses have stylish interiors with warm natural tones used to create a relaxed and soothing living space. Floor to ceiling glass doors open onto a wide verandah where a hammock is positioned to make the most of the views. Air-conditioned, interiors are spacious and attractively furnished with a range of contemporary comforts including a daybed. The rooms have a large bathroom which includes a spa bath.
Set in prime riverfront locations, spectacular rainforest views and the soothing sounds of the Mossman River are key elements of the River Treehouses. Generously spacious, with polished timber floors and elegant interiors, room appointments are stylish and comfortable. An oversized spa bath, with uninterrupted rainforest views, is one of the many special inclusions offered in addition to standard room features.
The Treehouse Restaurant is one of Northern Queensland's premier dining experiences and the open-sided restaurant offers sensational daintree rainforest and Mossman river views. The menu showcases the freshest local produce and fine Australian wines. For a special occasion, private riverside dining is available in a secluded setting on the Mossman River. Enjoy a 3 course menu, with your selection of wines, the glow of candlelight, the sounds of the rainforest and river surrounding you.
Take a relaxing stroll along the lush riverbanks, explore the local area by bike, paddle a canoe on the Mossman River or join a guided rainforest walk. Whichever pursuit you choose, the end of vigorous activity demands rest and rejuvenation at The Healing Waters Spa.
Set in lush tropical gardens, the Healing Waters Spa at Silky Oaks Lodge has been inspired by ancient wisdoms that celebrated water as a renewing and life-‐giving force. Drawing on the spirit of the Daintree – the oldest living rainforest on Earth – the Spa is designed with renewal, vitality and well-‐being in mind. The Healing Waters Spa is located in an area that resonates with ancient ceremonies and whispers of sacred healings. Welcomed by the serene river and lush greenery, guests are encouraged to journey tranquil garden paths to the Healing Waters Spa and its promise of rest and rejuvenation. The treatments at the spa have evolved from nature to nurture the mind, body and spirit. The Spa’s signature treatments have been designed to harness the power of nature through the use of clays from the earth, flower and plant essences, herbal extracts and hands on therapy. A variety of treatments using all Australian spa care products from Sodashi, a premium face and body care range focusing on ‘wholeness, purity and radiance’ to relax and restore.